Tag Archives: Board of Education

Officials disagree on transfer of school funds

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved transferring $600,000 in excess funds in this year’s budget to pay for services and supplies down the road. The $600,000 comes…

Criteria in place for coaching Wall of Fame

NAUGATUCK — Coaches who went above and beyond their duties at Naugatuck High School will now be immortalized on the school’s Wall of Fame. The Board of Education this month…

Officials turn to audit following spike

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a $34,000 contract with Sarraco Mechanical Services to conduct an energy audit at Woodland Regional High School to…

New bus contract in place for Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and All-Star Transportation have agreed to terms on a new five-year busing contract. The school board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board takes step toward cooler school

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week took a step toward installing air conditioning at Woodland Regional High School. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board hires new associate principal for NHS

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School has a new associate principal, much to the chagrin of some students. The Board of Education voted unanimously to hire John Harris to fill the…

Board adds kindergarten teacher

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved an additional kindergarten teacher position at Prospect Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year due to increasing enrollment….

Position to oversee health, athletics in schools

NAUGATUCK — Athletics, physical education, health and more in borough schools will soon fall under the purview of a new position. The Board of Education last week approved a job…

School board to present spending plan

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education will present a $41.2 million budget proposal for the 2017-18 fiscal year at a public hearing on Wednesday. The spending plan…

Health care savings equal technology for school board

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Board of Education this month approved transferring $1.1 million in health care savings to pay for capital items. The anticipated surplus funds, which are in the…